In tarot cards

I envy crows who hold grudges
against scared straw men —
plotting murder
with black medicine —
while you marvel at tarot cards
boasting of teamwork.

Before we say goodnight
and reflect
on the feathered farce
outside, you remind me
life is an interpretation
with every deal.

© 2022 | Phillip Knight Scott


Published by Phillip Knight Scott

My name is Phillip. I am a Tar Heel born and bred and watch every Yankees game I can. I'm still searching for my own TARDIS. My first novel, "The Alien in the Backseat," is available now!

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